Attractions

What is there to do in New Braunfels? Here is an awesome list of activities you can enjoy with your family and friends! Book with us and be close to the many wonderful attractions New Braunfels has to offer. 

Guadalupe River
The most popular river to float! Guadalupe river float time is about 2 to 6 hrs. The higher you go upstream the longer the time spent floating. 
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Comal River
Very clear water and always 72 degrees year round! The Comal River float time is about 1 hour and 30 minutes. The Comal is the shortest river in Texas!
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Schlitterbahn
Feeling adventurous or want to have a great time? Visit Schlitterbahn Waterpark in New Braunfels. Located along the banks of the Comal River.
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Gruene Hall
Gruene Hall is Texas' oldest continually operating and most famous dance hall. Only 2 Blocks away from our Gruene's Yellow Haus & Annabelle's Suite.
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Wurstfest
German culture and full of Texas Fun! Enjoy great food, music, dancing, beer, and the finest Alpine & Bavarian style entertainment each year in November.
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Landa Park
Great place to visit with the family. Playgrounds, Aquatic spring pool, picnic, hike, golf, or ride a miniature train around the 51 acre park & more!
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The Float In
Next to the Comal river tube chute! Relax, eat, drink, tube and much more at The Float In. A great local venue for family and friends to hangout.
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Rockin' R
The largest river outfitter in New Braunfels! Shuttle service available for a fee. They can shuttle from any of properties. Contact them for details!
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Outlaw Kayak Rentals
Take your next kayak trip with Outlaw River Rentals. They offer a wide range of kayaks to have an unforgettable family adventure on the Guadalupe.
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Landa Park Aquatic..
The Landa Park Aquatic Complex has a very unique spring fed swimming pool, children's pool & Olympic size pool. Contact them before your visit.
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Bruno's Jet Ski Rental
Jet ski and pontoon boat rentals servicing Canyon Lake, Lake McQueeny, Lake Dunlap and Lake Placid. Contact them for more info.
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Felger's Tube Rental
Felger's river center is the oldest toob rental on the Comal River! Water sports equipment rental service in New Braunfels, Texas.
Wildlife Ranch
Meander through 450 acres of rolling hills, creek beds and magnificent live oak tree & witness the behavior of over 500 animals around the ranch.
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Caverns
The Natural Bridge Caverns are the largest caverns in the US state of Texas. Natural limestone slab bridge spans the amphitheater setting.
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Whitewater Amp...
The White water Amphitheater offers during the day activities such as tubing, rafting and canoeing. Music venue about 20 minutes away.
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Restaurants

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Gristmill River Restaurant
An 1878 cotton gin with a shady patio and river views. Great food!
Blacks BBQ
One of the best BBQ in town. 
 
Coopers BBQ
Old time pit BBQ. Great food to enjoy.
 
Adobe Cafe
Tex-Mex Restaurant
 
Alpine Restaurant
Scratch-made German fare in a historic locale with wine & beer.
Hisache Grill
Quaint bistro serving regionally inspired menu plus beer & wine.
Buttermilk Cafe
Cheerful, casual kitchen offering homestyle American breakfast & lunch.
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Bakery & Catering
 
Clear Springs Restaurant
Best Catfish & Onion Rings in town!
Great burgers!
McAdoo's
A converted post office from 1915. Cajun-style seafood plus cocktails.
Buffalo Wings & Rings
Great chicken wings, mild, spicy, hot, atomic!
Genaro's trattoria
Family-owned restaurant serving Southern Italian recipes!
Gruene River Grill
An extensive American menu presented in rustic digs & river views!
Fork & Spoon Patio Cafe
Casual German-American
 
Jesus Heavenly BBQ
Specializing smoked meat. CATERING and delivery available.
Gourmage
Wine and Cheese plates
 
Myron's Prime Steakhouse
Intimate venue, formerly a vintage movie theater. Steaks & wine.
Granzin's BBQ
BBQ brisket, chicken & tacos served counter-style with weekly live music.
Krause's Cafe
Lively beer garden & taproom with beers, wines, German fare & more.
Rudy's BBQ
Brisket, ribs & sides served up cafeteria-style. 
El Sazon Tapatio
Mexican Food
 

About New Braunfels

The Beauty Spot of Texas

For centuries man has been traveling along the Balcones Fault where two rivers converge into one, known today as New Braunfels. The area offers both natural beauty and man-made recreational attractions, with a year-round schedule of activities and events.Guadalupe River Houses offers unique lodging in our collection of water front or historic district cabins, cottages or houses in New Braunfels and Gruene. 

History


New Braunfels is the only town in the U.S.A. settled by a German Prince and his organization of immigrants in 1845. Over the past century and a half, our community has preserved and protected much of our German culture, to include festivals, food, good humor, our historic business district and neighborhoods.

You can walk in Historic Downtown New Braunfels and enjoy the old town charm since many of the orginal buildings have been restored and are occupied by restaurants, bars, shops & coffee houses. There are also older neighborhoods next to downtown where you can walk and see historic landmark houses and architecture.

 

Water-Worshippers


Travel to New Braunfels to tube, kayak or canoe the Comal & Guadalupe Rivers. Others come to visit Schlitterbahn, the world-famous water park. Our Stadt Platz is only 2 blocks from the Comal River, Landa Park and Schlitterbahn, sleeps up to 18.

Our Cloud Lane Lodge and Wunder Cove are only 3 miles from downtown New Braunfels & Gruene and is great for boating, skiing & fishing, our Kuehler Cottage, Angler, Bass & Sunfish Houses are located on the water front of Lake Dunlap. 

Canyon Lake is approximately 15 miles West of New Braunfels and offers public boat ramps, parks for picnicking & camping.Water craft are available for rent at Canyon Lake Marina. Lake McQueeney is approximately 12 miles East of New Braunfels and also offers great boating, fishing and skiing. Lake Placid is below McQueeney and also offers water recreation.

Music, Great food, shopping: Find it all in the Historic town of Gruene, with the world-famous Gruene Hall, where artists such as George Strait, Willie Nelson, John Travolta, Robert Earl Keen, Lyle Lovett, and Hal Ketchum have performed. Gruene Hall features top name entertainment, especially in the Country and Americana genres 5 days per week. 

New Braunfels is emerging as a music town, thanks to Gruene Hall and the local radio station KNBT 92.1 FM, which has been rated the number one Americana station in recent years. You will find several bars, taverns, and restaurants in the New Braunfels area that feature excellent live entertainment. 

 

Click on this link for more info about nb.

www.playinnewbraunfels.com

Other services

Rockin R River Rides
Shuttles from our properties. Min 10 guests. Call them for $$ information.
Comal Event Rental
Largest party rental equipment for events.
Spass Walking Tours
New Braunfels walking tours to explore the history and beauty.
The Redbird Listening...
Live music venue in New Braunfels, Texas!
DJ Marco
DJ Service for Events
 
NB Farmers Market
Farmers' Market
 
Pour Haus
roomy, rustic indoor & outdoor bar with beers, cocktails & live music.
Phoenix Saloon
Historic Texas bar offering American fare, live music and karaoke.
Conway's
Hopping nightspot live music, bar bites, line dancing and karaoke nights.
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